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'The Roof is Caving In;' Mount Greylock School Committee Hears Details of Bias Incidents

Several parents in the Mount Greylock Regional School District on Thursday detailed disturbing racist incidents in the schools at a meeting of the School Committee.

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One Injured in 4-Vehicle Crash on Dalton Avenue in Pittsfield

The crashes happened at 9:40 p.m. when a westbound Honda Accord on Dalton Avenue crossed the double yellow line, striking a Subaru sedan traveling east, causing it to spin out.

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North Adams Liquor Store Has New Owner; Vegan Eatery Gets Alcohol License

The License Board on Tuesday approved two license transfers including one for V&V and a license for a restaurant in the former BrewHaHa on West Main Street.

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No One Reported Injured After Car Strikes House in Williamstown

No injuries were reported Wednesday after a car drove into a house at 1033 Simonds Road (Route 7).

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Preschool, Kindergarten Registrations Scheduled Around County

Berkshire County schools are scheduling and re-scheduling preschool and kindergarten registration dates and procedures for the 2024-2025 school year.

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North Adams Planners Renew Brewery Permit, Ask Legal Opinion on Glamping Changes

One long gestating project is expected to be completed this year but another one has been delayed yet again for a legal opinion.

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BAAMS Receives $10K Donation from Noel Family

The Berkshires' Academy for Advanced Musical Studies Inc. (BAAMS) has recently garnered significant support from the family of the late Edward J. Noel Jr.

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Clarksburg Voters to Elect Town Officers on Tuesday

The three candidates for Select Board discussed their visions and qualifications last Monday at a forum sponsored by the Council on Aging at the Community Center.

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North Adams Draft Ordinance Allows More Retail Cannabis

The mayor is asking the City Council to take up a revamp of the cannabis ordinance that will allow more establishments to licensed.

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Flag Meant to Represent Inclusion Sparks Debate in Williamstown

One of the authors of a proposed bylaw amendment to allow the display of the Progress Pride on town flag poles said he welcomes more dialogue about the proposal.

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Housing Secretary Makes Adams Housing Authority No. 40 on List of Visits

The state's new secretary of housing got a bit of a rock-star welcome on Wednesday morning as Adams Housing Authority residents, board members and staff lined up to get their picture taken with him.

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Berkshire Housing Woes Heard at State Listening Session

Around 100 local officials, business and community leaders and residents attended the session that will help fuel the state's five-year housing plan.

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Mount Greylock Super Asks for Cell Phone Ban

Jason McCandless last Thursday told the committee that his thinking about personal electronic devices in schools has evolved over the last year.

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North Adams Finance Committee Endorses Additional Positions in $49M Budget

But not enough for Finance Committee member Andrew Fitch, who voted against the compensation and classification plan because it did not include a city planner.

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BFAIR Recognizes Staff, Celebrates Successes at Annual Meeting

Board Chair Peter Mirante thanked the sponsors of the breakfast event at the Berkshire Hills Country Club, including his employer, Adams Community Bank, for allowing him to attend the nonprofit's many events and functions and encouraging his involvement.

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Dalton Elections See High Turn Out; Select Board Incumbent Wins

More than 800 residents cast their votes during Monday's town elections, resulting in Select Board incumbent Robert Bishop retaining his seat.

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Dalton Fire District Votes OK All Articles, Return Incumbents

Voters approved all 22 articles on the warrant unanimously at the annual Fire District meeting on Tuesday night at the Stationery Factory.

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ServiceNet Cuts Ribbon on Vocational Farm to 'Sow Seeds of Hope'

Whether it is planting flowers or growing fresh produce, the program is for "sowing seeds of hope" for those with developmental disabilities.

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Pittsfield Says 'Thank You' to Veterans with Free Parking

The City Council on Tuesday approved an ordinance allowing veterans to park in municipal lots and spaces at no charge.

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Adams Housing Authority Rededicates McAndrews Community Center

Residents of the senior living facility gathered in the new community room on Wednesday to rededicate it to James McAndrew and welcome Housing Secretary Edward Augustus.

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Hoosac Valley Elementary Unveils New Sign

The new sign was unveiled Friday morning

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Weekend Outlook: ArtWeek Berkshires, Springtoberfest & More

This weekend, the Berkshires and surrounding areas will have a variety of events, including concerts, comedy, farmers' markets, and more.

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Greylock Federal Welcomes Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

King brings extensive banking and finance experience in budgeting, forecasting, financial reporting and analysis, capital and liquidity management, plus team development and management.

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Letter: Look for Facts in Bias Incidents

No question that mistakes have been made and by many people on all sides of the tolerance issue. Let us try to correct those mistakes and move on to create a tolerant and flourishing community.

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BAAMS Brass and Vocals Workshop

BAAMS Workshop Featuring Steve Davis, Abena Koomson-Davis Set to Inspire Music Enthusiasts

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